skip to content
Judges Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Judges

Author: J Clinton McCann
Publisher: Louisville, Ky. : John Knox Press, ©2002.
Series: Interpretation, a Bible commentary for teaching and preaching.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Summary:

This work covers the period in Israel's history when the nation was ruled by a series of judges. It shows the progressive deterioration of the nation as a result of the violence and idolatry of the  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Commentaries
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J Clinton McCann
ISBN: 0804231079 9780804231077 9780664235987 0664235980
OCLC Number: 49901763
Description: x, 146 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. Why Study the Book of Judges? --
2. Judges: The Characters, the Period(s), and the Book --
a. What Were the Judges? --
b. Period(s) of the Judges --
c. Formation and Shape of the Book of Judges --
3. Book of Judges in the Context of the Canon --
a. Land --
b. Canaanites --
c. Violence and Vengeance --
d. Role of Women --
e. Humor --
4. Theology in the Book of Judges --
Part 1. From Joshua to the Judges --
Judges 1:1--3:6 --
1:1--2:5 Fighting and Smiting: The Canaanites Remain --
2:6--3:6 Serving God or Serving Baal? --
Part 2. Stories of the Judges --
Judges 3:7--16:31 --
3:7-11 Othniel: An Auspicious Beginning --
3:12-30 Ehud: "A Left-Handed Man" --
3:31 Shamgar: A Non-Israelite Judge? --
4:1--5:31 Deborah, Barak, and Jael: Women to the Rescue --
4:1-24 The Prose Narrative --
5:1-31 The Song of Deborah and Barak --
6:1--8:35 Gideon and the Question of Sovereignty --
6:1-32 The Call of Gideon and Gideon's Good Start --
6:33- 8:3 "For the Lord and for Gideon": The Defeat of Midian and Amalek --
8:4-35 Gideon's Turn for the Worse --
9:1-57 Abimelech: Gideon's Violent Legacy --
10:1-5 Tola and Jair: The Calm between the Storms --
10:6--12:7 Jephthah and His Daughter: The Agony of Victory --
10:6-16 How Much Can God Stand? --
10:17--11:28 From Outlaw to Diplomat --
11:29-40 Keeping a Vow, Killing a Daughter --
12:1-7 Jephthah's Violent Legacy --
12:8-15 Ibzan, Elon, and Abdon: An Interlude of Blessing --
13:1--16:31 Samson, His Mother, and His Lovers --
13:1-25 The Mother of a Hero, or the Mother As a Hero? --
14:1--15:20 Lover Number One: The Woman from Timnah --
16:1-3 Lover Number Two: The Woman of Whoredom at Gaza --
16:4-31 Lover Number Three: Delilah and Samson's Fatal Attraction --
Reflections: Samson and Culture Wars, Then and Now --
Part 3. Complete Deterioration and Terror --
Judges 17:1--21:25 --
17:1--18:31 Micah, the Levite, and the Danites --
19:1--21:25 A Battered Woman and a Brutal War --
19:1-30 Terror Reigns: The Levite and His Concubine --
20:1--21:25 Civil War: From the Victimization of One to the Victimization of Many --
Reflections: Chaos and Crisis, Then and Now.
Series Title: Interpretation, a Bible commentary for teaching and preaching.
Responsibility: J. Clinton McCann.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(2)

User lists with this item (2)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/49901763> # Judges
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "49901763" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/38926617#Place/louisville_ky> ; # Louisville, Ky.
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/kyu> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1892921> ; # Bible.
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/BS1305> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/38926617#CreativeWork/bible> ; # Bible.
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/222.3207/e21/> ;
   schema:bookEdition "1st ed." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "2002" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/39447123> ; # J. Clinton McCann
   schema:datePublished "2002" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/38926617> ;
   schema:genre "Commentaries"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/38926617#Series/interpretation_a_bible_commentary_for_teaching_and_preaching> ; # Interpretation, a Bible commentary for teaching and preaching.
   schema:name "Judges"@en ;
   schema:productID "49901763" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/49901763#PublicationEvent/louisville_ky_john_knox_press_2002> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/38926617#Agent/john_knox_press> ; # John Knox Press
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780664235987> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780804231077> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/49901763> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/38926617#Agent/john_knox_press> # John Knox Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "John Knox Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/38926617#Place/louisville_ky> # Louisville, Ky.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Louisville, Ky." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/38926617#Series/interpretation_a_bible_commentary_for_teaching_and_preaching> # Interpretation, a Bible commentary for teaching and preaching.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/49901763> ; # Judges
   schema:name "Interpretation, a Bible commentary for teaching and preaching." ;
   schema:name "Interpretation, a Bible commentary for teaching and preaching" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1892921> # Bible.
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   schema:name "Bible." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/39447123> # J. Clinton McCann
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1951" ;
   schema:familyName "McCann" ;
   schema:givenName "J. Clinton" ;
   schema:name "J. Clinton McCann" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780664235987>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0664235980" ;
   schema:isbn "9780664235987" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780804231077>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0804231079" ;
   schema:isbn "9780804231077" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.